"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.